Observation 183444: Cortinarius (Pers.) Gray
When: 2014-10-16
No herbarium specimen

Notes: A larger Cortinarius, with glutinous cap, and cortina which has captured many brown or rusty-brown spores. Has the look of caperata, but a very foul odor.


Glutinous cap, rust-brown spores on cortina.
Detail of gills, showing white-edging, and notched gills attachment to stipe.
Side-view of stipe, showing white ridges above and below the cortina, plus bulbous base.

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Recognized by sight: Extremely bad odor.

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Created: 2014-10-16 20:28:44 CDT (-0400)
Last modified: 2014-10-16 20:33:08 CDT (-0400)
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